Thursday, April 15, 2021
Farm and Food File

Farm and Food File

medicine

Alan Guebert recalls some of his mother's and grandmother's home remedies for common illnesses and ailments.
business graphic

Ag co-op giant, CHS Inc. says it needs to update bylaws to ensure locals “operate on a cooperative basis or be an organization primarily owned and controlled by a member cooperative."
cows

Alan Guebert reflects on what lies ahead for the dairy industry.
Sonny Perdue USDA

According to Alan Guebert, Sonny Perdue needs to step away from all the White House claptrap and stand up for rural America.
pork chops stacked up

Alan Guebert shares his thoughts on how the government can improve the meatpacking industry, stating hearings should focus on the future, not the past.
Ohio farmland

Alan Guebert sheds light on government and private estimates that hundreds of millions of American farm acres will have new owners in the next 15 years.
black lives matter sign at a George Floyd protest

Alan Guebert ponders his own white privilege — the privilege many rural Americans share — and how it can be used to speak up and combat racism.
USDA arch in Washington, D.C.

According to Alan Guerbert, fake news experts are mixing fact with myth to influence how Big Biotech's mergers and buyouts play out in American agriculture.
Flooded farm field

Alan Guebert has some ideas on how Congress and the Trump administration could drive market prices higher and deliver more income per acre to all farmers.

The deal, which joins two of the top three flour millers in the nation, marries ConAgra Mill’s 21 mills with the 20 operated by Horizon Milling, an existing joint venture between Cargill and CHS.